East Grand Forks Polk County, Minnesota

East Grand Forks: City in Polk County, Minnesota, United States of America

About

East Grand Forks is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,601 and a population density of 566 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,401 inhabitants.

The city was created 135 years ago in 1886.

East Grand Forks Quick Facts

Population : 8,401 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 56721
Phone Area Codes : 218
Area : 15.18 km2
Altitude : 833 feet / 254 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1887 (135 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:19:09 (21st May 2022)
Density : 553 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.38% (2010-2020)
East Grand Forks locator map
Location of East Grand Forks on Minnesota map.
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Mexican boy water carrier in beet field near East Grand Forks Minnesota
Mexican boy water carrier in beet field near East Grand Forks  Minnesota image

Geography

East Grand Forks is located at 47°55'48"N 97°1'28"W (47.9299800, -97.0245200).

East Grand Forks map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of East Grand Forks decreased by 2.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,601 - census
2011 8,592 -0.1% estimation process
2012 8,572 -0.23% estimation process
2013 8,603 0.36% estimation process
2014 8,608 0.06% estimation process
2015 8,604 -0.05% estimation process
2016 8,669 0.75% estimation process
2017 8,634 -0.41% estimation process
2018 8,575 -0.69% estimation process
2019 8,535 -0.47% estimation process
2020 8,401 -1.6% estimation process

East Grand Forks zip code is 56721. County name: Polk, County fips: 27119

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People born in East Grand Forks (7)

People born in East Grand Forks, including serial killer Carl Panzram, country singer Dawn Sears, Canadian politician E. M. Culliton, .

List

  • Kurt Knoff (American football player) he was born in 06/04/1954
  • Pat Owens (American mayor) she was born in 01/01/1941
  • John Lee Coulter (American economist) he was born in 16/04/1881
  • Haley Mack (American ice hockey player) she was born in 29/05/1998

Schools in East Grand Forks

College & universities near East Grand Forks, MN

Code Name City ZIP
200110 Josef's School of Hair Skin & Body-Grand Forks Grand Forks (ND) 58201
200280 University of North Dakota Grand Forks (ND) 58202-8193
174075 University of Minnesota-Crookston Crookston (MN) 56716-5001
200226 Mayville State University Mayville (ND) 58257-1299

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near East Grand Forks, MN

Code Name Address Type
GFK Grand Forks 5555 DeMers Avenue RAIL
FAR Fargo 420 4th Street North RAIL

Post offices near East Grand Forks

Post Office Name City ZIP
East Grand Fork Post Office East Grand Forks (MN) 56721
Grand Fork Post Office Grand Forks (ND) 58201
Thompson Post Office Thompson (ND) 58278
Manvel Post Office Manvel (ND) 58256
Fisher Post Office Fisher (MN) 56723

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , MN. (more)

City Name Population Title
Fosston 1,442 City in Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Fertile 806 City in Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Girard 732 Township in Otter Tail County, Minnesota
McIntosh 596 Human settlement in Polk County, Minnesota, United States of America
Freeman 480 Township in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States
Erskine 467 City in Minnesota, United States
Ross 425 Human settlement in United States of America
Crookston 419 City in Minnesota, United States
Gentilly 275 Township in Polk County, Minnesota
Bygland 274 Township in Polk County, Minnesota
Climax 261 City in Polk County, Minnesota
Winger 215 Township in Polk County, Minnesota
Fisher 200 Human settlement in Polk County, Minnesota, United States of America
Euclid 152 Unincorporated community in Polk County, Minnesota
Mentor 147 City in Minnesota, USA
Gully 136 Township in Polk County, Minnesota

Distance to Other Cities

East Grand Forks distances to largest Minnesota cities